Elaine A. Costello

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  • "Love u grandma. Hard to let u go however knowing u are now..."
    - Kari Price
  • "May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow."
    - Madelynn Pierson
  • "So sorry to hear..many wonderful memories. Hugs and..."
    - Lori scott
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ELAINE A. COSTELLO HOBART, IN Elaine A. Costello, age 80, a longtime area resident, passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 18, 1933 to the late Vere and Vivian (nee Garrett) Tripp in Bangor, Michigan. Elaine was retired from St. Mary Medical Center in the dietary department, and a past president of the ladies auxiliary for Unit 54 American Legion. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend. She is survived by her three sons: Jack (Donna) Costello of Texas, Bill (Peggy) Costello of Florida, Martin (January) Costello of Lake Station; three daughters: Donna (Tom) Williams of Valparasio, Pammy (Dan) Harkins of Hobart, and Elaine (Tim) Price of Wabash; 22 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; daughter in law, Pat Tripp. She was preceded in death by her loving husband William M. Costello and daughter, Vicky Bozich-Costello; brother, Bob Tripp and sister, Pat Williams. Funeral services for Elaine were held on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Rees Funeral Home, 600 West Old Ridge Road, Hobart, Indiana 46342, with Pastor Craig Forwalter officiating. Burial will take place at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville. Visitation for Elaine was held Monday, August 11, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service also at Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel. (219)942-2109 or online at www.reesfuneralhome.com


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Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart
600 West Old Ridge Road
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-2109
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Published in The Times on Aug. 12, 2014